1. Watch Google Assistant make an actual Phone Call
Did Google Assistant just pass the Turing Test? Onstage at I/O 2018, Google showed off a jaw-dropping new capability of Google Assistant: in the not too distant future, it’s going to make phone calls on your behalf. CEO Sundar Pichai played back a phone call recording that he said was placed by the Assistant to a hair salon
Watch video below
2. Amazon banned Powerpoint
Nothing is a great as a good powerpoint and nothing, NOTHING, is as bad as a bad one. Especially when it serves as the presenters notes... ugh.
Jeff Bezos banned PP at meetings in Amazon and replaced them with in depth memos, with real verbs and words and everything... imagine that.. and it works. read more here.
3. AI Identifies 'Invisible' heart condition
AliveCor, the company behind KardiaBand, has harnessed machine learning to identify patients with Long QT Syndrome (LQTS), a condition that frequently goes undetected.
This is by me, Pierre, each week I post three things that grabbed my attention, and that I like. You can also sign up for the newsletter version here